The Highest Glass Ceiling

Author: Ellen Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674496078
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Best-selling historian Ellen Fitzpatrick tells the story of three remarkable women who set their sights on the Presidency.

The Hello Girls

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674971477
Size: 44.38 MB
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In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. Elizabeth Cobbs reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately ...

Letters To Jackie

Author: Ellen Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Ecco
Size: 78.81 MB
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"Collects 300 of the thousands of condolence letters written to Jacqueline Kennedy following the assassination of her husband, President John F. Kennedy, in the first book to ever examine this extraordinary array of heartfelt correspondence ...

Marching On Washington

Author: Lucy G. Barber
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520242157
Size: 51.64 MB
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The history of the "march" on Washington as a form of political protest is fully explored for the first time, revealing a history and tradition that stretches back to Jacob Coxey's "army" in 1894. (Politics & Government)

Martin Luther King S Biblical Epic

Author: Keith D. Miller
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1617031097
Size: 53.16 MB
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This book also traces the roots of King's speech to its Pentecostal setting and to the Pentecostals in his audience.

Resisting Citizenship

Author: Martha A. Ackelsberg
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135775230
Size: 70.35 MB
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This book brings together many of Ackelsberg’s writings over the past 25 years, combining her own field work and interviews with cutting edge research and theory on democracy and activism.

Arkansas In Modern America 1930 1999

Author: Ben F. Johnson, III
Publisher: University of Arkansas Press
ISBN: 1610755510
Size: 39.33 MB
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This book is particularly impressive for the breadth of its scope. Johnson offers detailed information on women, music and literature, organized religion, environmental trends, and other important cultural influences.

No Place For A Woman

Author: Janann Sherman
ISBN: 9780813529677
Size: 46.37 MB
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No Place for a Woman is the first biography to analyze Margaret Chase Smith's life and times by using politics and gender as the lens through which we can understand this Maine senator's impact on American politics and American women.

Father Of The Tuskegee Airmen John C Robinson

Author: Phillip Thomas Tucker
Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1597974870
Size: 51.75 MB
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Across black America during the Golden Age of Aviation, John C. Robinson was widely acclaimed as the long-awaited “black Lindbergh.” Robinson’s fame, which rivaled that of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens, came primarily from his wartime ...